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With Aaron Rodgers out, Packers offense struggles through 'sloppy' practice

1 hour 25 min ago
DeShone Kizer and the other reserve quarterbacks struggle.

Prep notebook: Badger Conference encourages sportsmanship entering new school year

2 hours 55 min ago
The conference releases a statement for athletes, coaches, parents and fans.

Man exposes himself in Near East Side laundromat, police say

4 hours 49 min ago
The man was indecently exposing himself to patrons inside of Self-Serve Laundry.

Guns make shootings uniquely American -- Kevin Kuzdas

4 hours 55 min ago
John Kass of the Chicago Tribune does not have a clue about what is going on in America. His Aug. 10 column, "The dead of El Paso and Dayton have been weaponized," connects legal abortion and flagging church attendance to…

Lawmakers must do something about guns -- Gene Bier

4 hours 55 min ago
The Second Amendment was written to allow citizens to possess guns to protect them from an attempt by the government to limit the rights given to them by the Constitution. Supreme Court cases over the years have expanded that to…

Democrats failed in 2016 process -- Joseph T. Leone

4 hours 55 min ago
The editorial by Bloomberg News in the Aug. 14 State Journal stated, “One task of [political] parties is to screen presidential contenders for the public, keeping dangerous or unworthy office seekers out of the candidate pool. The screening process failed…

Open borders will destroy nation -- Dave Glomp

4 hours 55 min ago
Here we go again. We have immigration laws that the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency is trying to enforce nationwide. Meanwhile, some groups believe we should open our borders and let anyone flow into our country from anywhere. This is…

Fitchburg McDonald's robbed at gunpoint, police say

5 hours 2 min ago
The robber, a 49-year-old Madison man, was arrested and taken to jail.

Brewers give up eight home runs to Nationals, lose series

5 hours 37 min ago
Washington leads 13-0 en route to a 16-8 victory.

A Wisconsin state-of-mind in New York City

6 hours 55 min ago
Without too much effort, you can find hints of Wisconsin throughout the city and beyond.

SOS: Frontier calls off collections, promises refund

6 hours 55 min ago
Also, John Mandt reported getting refunds of payments on the auto repair warranty he'd signed up for in March and cancelled in April.

Schultz, Scott Fredrick

8 hours 25 min ago
OREGON - Scott Fredrick Schultz, passed away peacefully on the morning of Wednesday, August 14, 2019, at Agrace Hospice in Fitchburg. He was born on September 27, 1960, in Madison, the son of Arthur F. Schultz and Rose L. Schultz…

OBIT INDEX WSJ for Monday, August 19, 2019

8 hours 25 min ago

Speaker, James R. “Jim”

8 hours 25 min ago
MADISON - James “Jim” R. Speaker, age 62, passed away unexpectedly on Friday, August 16, 2019. Jim worked for many years at Leath Furniture, American TV, and most recently, at Main Appliance.

Behling, Eugene W.

8 hours 25 min ago
STOUGHTON - Eugene W. Behling, age 87, passed away on Thursday, August 15, 2019, at Skaalen Nursing Home, Stoughton, Wis.

Smith, Shirley M.

8 hours 25 min ago
WAUNAKEE / MIDDLETON - Shirley M. Smith (nee Stengelsen), age 94, passed away suddenly Sat. August 10, 2019 at UW Hospital of a very short illness. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. She was born to Lawrence…

Morris, Eleanor (Bunevick)

8 hours 25 min ago
SUN PRAIRIE - Eleanor (Bunevick) Morris, 93, passed away on August 16, 2019, at New Perspective Senior Living in Sun Prairie, Wis. A memorial mass will be held on August 19, at St. Albert the Great Catholic Church in Sun…

Former Packers, Bears running back Cedric Benson dies in motorcycle crash

8 hours 55 min ago
Former NFL running back Cedric Benson, who played for the Green Bay Packers in 2012, has died in a motorcycle crash in Texas. He was 36.

Prep football preview: DeForest QB Trey Schroeder has high hopes for breakthrough year

12 hours 55 min ago
There is no shortage of passion for DeForest’s senior dual-threat quarterback, Trey Schroeder.